John Albert Pigott

6 June 1899–21 January 1953 (Age 53)

The Life of John Albert

When John Albert Pigott was born on 6 June 1899, his father, Oscar Alexander Pigott, was 31 and his mother, Mary Louvesta Beard, was 26. He had at least 1 son with Vessie Dell Clifft. He lived in Beat 4, Marion, Mississippi, United States for about 10 years and Beat 3, Walthall, Mississippi, United States in 1920. He died on 21 January 1953, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Walthall, Mississippi, United States.

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John Albert Pigott
Vessie Dell Clifft
Charles Edward Pigott

Spouse and Children



    Charles Edward Pigott


Parents and Siblings

    Oscar Alexander Pigott





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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 8

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire) and Irish: variant of Piggott .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • John Pigott in household of Oscar A Pigott, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Pigott in household of Ascar Pigott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Pigott in household of Oscar A Pigott, "United States Census, 1920"

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